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Dear Writers, Readers, Booksellers, & Publishers (small & large): I serve as a trustee of @PENamerica and as a director of @AuthorsGuild and will serve as a panelist on 12/13 👇. I’d love to hear your comments and questions on this question presented below. Thank you. https://twitter.com/penamerica/status/1600218577788932118
Duval has kept a $3M investment in literacy off the classroom shelves for 316 days. The books are part of the 'Essential Voices' K-5 collection that include topics like religious traditions, cultural histories, and things we do with families. @DuvalSchools please put them back! https://twitter.com/PENamerica/status/1600251299957592064
With Ellen "Finding Junie Kim" & Ami "Gracefully Grayson" Polonsky, waiting to address the Duval County FL school board, which has pulled the Essential Voices book collection from the K-5 libraries, including NYA'S LONG WALK.
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